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Driftwood Restaurant

4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
+1 250-923-5505
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Chinese, Asian
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4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the better buffets - with lots to choose from. The Restaurant gets busy very fast and fills up just after 6PM so the food is always hot and freshly cooked. The servers are very helpful and prompt to take away the...More

Thank Brian N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As buffets go ,this one is one of the better ones. Lots of prawns and everything hot (due mostly to large crowds}. The service is great with prompt take away of plates and refilling of water glasses.

Thank trag51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coming home after a long trip and decided to pick up Chinese on the way. Ordered over the phone for a pick up. It was ready when we got there - 5 mins. earlier than expected, which was good. Had the dinner for two. The...More

Thank Fred J
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Food was hot and plentiful. Service is quick and friendly and seating was excellent. All in all a thought a pleasant place to eat and the price was respectable.

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I have been going to the Driftwood for 14 years and so it pains me to say the owners are doing a poor job when it comes to their food. We were there two weeks ago on a Friday night at 6:30 pm. The smorg,...More

Thank Polish-Golfer
Reviewed 11 February 2018

This is a busy place, and I think it is because of the load up and eat buffet. The dishes are OK, nothing exceptional, and the choice range is not bad. This being north Vancouver Island, you are not going to get the quality and...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

My brother was here visiting from Ontario so we thought it would be fun to try the all you can eat buffet. We took him to the lunch buffet (only because of timing) which was very disappointing as we didnt realize that the lunch buffet...More

1  Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The food was excellent. Lots of it. Easy to get to from our location. Lots of choices on the takeout menu. Better than the mandarin restaurants in Ontario.

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We have eaten here many times and never have we had a bad experience. The old recommendations is to make reservations. The line ups are large and it is great to just walk in when called. The collection of foods are wonderful and always fresh...More

Thank Elayne T
Reviewed 25 October 2017

A favorite of friends, we stopped in on our way home from Campbell River for a late lunch. As it was after 2, we'd missed the buffet, that is always fabulous. Instead, we ordered off the menu. Combination platter portions were huge! Orders were fresh,...More

Thank Lynda D
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2 June 2016|
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Response from Wesedo | Reviewed this property |
Rule of thumb is one dish per person to share; albeit one would need to know the demographic of your party to reply correctly as it seems my elderly parents and friends consume less food than myself and friends my age... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4329 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9H 1B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Campbell River
  • Phone Number: +1 250-923-5505
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